A earthquake magnitude 6.1 (mg/mb) was reported Thursday, 47 kilometers (29 miles) from Karpathos in Greece. The temblor was reported at 20:07:43 / 8:07 pm (local time epicenter) at a depth of 20.86 km (13 miles). Global time of event 16/04/15 / 2015-04-16 18:07:43 / April 16, 2015 @ 6:07 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude 26.8615 East, latitude 35.1861 North, depth 20.86 km, unique identifier, us2000272b.
Close countries, Greece (c. 11 000 000 pop). The epicenter was 104 km (64 miles) from Ierápetra (c. 12 500 pop), 104 km (65 miles) from Ágios Nikólaos (c. 10 800 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Siteía (c. 8 700 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Ágios Nikólaos, Ierápetra, Siteía.
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